Embassies & Consulates — All embassies are located in the U.A.E.’s capital, Abu Dhabi. Many countries also have consulates located in Dubai. Note that most will be closed on Friday and Saturday.
The Australian Embassy is on the 14th floor of the Al Muhairy Centre, Sheikh Zayed the First Street, Abu Dhabi (tel. 02-634-6100; www.uae.embassy.gov.au). The Australian Consulate General in Dubai is on the 25th floor of the BurJuman Business Tower (tel. 04-508-7100).
The British Embassy is on Al Seef Road in Bur Dubai, Dubai (tel. 04-309-4444; http://ukinuae.fco.gov.uk/en/). And also in Abu Dhabi on Khalid bin Waleed Road. (tel. 02-610-1100).
The Canadian Embassy is in the Abu Dhabi Trade Towers (Abu Dhabi Mall), West Tower, Abu Dhabi (tel. 02-694-0300; www.canadainternational.gc.ca/uae-eau). The Canadian Consulate in Dubai is on the 7th floor of the Bank Street Building, Khalid bin Waleed Road (tel. 04-314-5555).
The Irish Visa Facilitation Office in Dubai is on the 4th floor of the Monarch Hotel, Office Tower No. 1, Sheikh Zayed Road (opposite Trade Centre) (tel. 04-329-8382). The Irish Embassy is in Abu Dhabi, at 1 and 2 Khalifa Al Suwaidi Development, 19th Street (off 32nd Street), Al Bateen (tel. 02-495-8200; www.dfa.ie).
The New Zealand Consulate in Dubai is at Suite 1502, 15th Floor, API Tower, Sheikh Zayed Road (tel. 04-331-7500).
The United States Embassy is at Al Khaleej Al Arabi Street, at 30th Street, Abu Dhabi (tel. 02-414-2200; abudhabi.usembassy.gov). The U.S. Consulate General in Dubai is in the World Trade Centre off Sheikh Zayed Road (tel. 04-311-6000; dubai.usconsulate.gov).